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Obiano To  Send Commissioners To Harvard Business School   

Raymond Ozoji, Awka Governor Willie Obiano of Anambra State has said that plans are underway to send some newly appointed commissioners to Harvard Business School  in the United States of America (USA) to sharpen their managerial and administrative skills for optimum service delivery. Anambra State Head of Service Barr. Harry Udu who gave a hint of the governor’s  capacity building ...

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Anambra Commissioner To Introduce Scientific Model To Revenue Collection 

Raymond Ozoji, Awka Anambra state Commissioner for Trade, Commerce, Markets and Wealth creation, Dr. Christian Madubuko, says he intends to introduce scientific methods of revenue collection to increase the state Internally Generated Revenue (IGR). He berated the attitude of the citizenry  to tax payment  promising that he would  employ proven scientific model that would discourage tax evasion among eligible tax ...

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No Going Back On Making Lagos Waterways Cleaner, Safer – Ambode

…as boat regatta holds amidst glitz, glamour Lagos State Governor, Mr Akinwunmi Ambode, on Sunday said his administration would not waver in making the right investment in the coastline asset of the State especially in making it cleaner and safer to boost water transportation and tourism. Governor Ambode, who said this at the 2018 edition of the annual Lagos Boat ...

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Nigeria On A Path Of Progress And Elevation, Says Osinbajo

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo says Nigeria is on a path of progress and elevation. Osinbajo made this remark at a media chat after the Easter Sunday service at the Aso Villa chapel Abuja on Sunday. Asked what his message to Nigerians would be considering that this year’s Easter celebration came at a time that several challenges were confronting the nation, ...

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SERAP To FG: Withdraw ‘Clumsy, Arbitrary Looters’ List’

Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has urged the government of President Muhammadu Buhari to “immediately withdraw the clumsy, arbitrary and selective looters’ list, released last week, as the list would seem to serve a political objective or carry out political agenda.” The organization said: “This kind of action can only diminish the government’s ability to fight corruption, frustrate its ...

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Catholic Bishop Condemns Buhari’s Visit To Lagos, Tasks FG On Equity, Fairness

Raymond Ozoji, Awka The Catholic Bishop of Awka Diocese, His Lordship, Most Reverend Dr. Paulinus Chukwuemeka Ezeokafor, has tasked the government of the federation to always apply the principle of equity and fairness in its appproach to issues of national concern. The cleric who spoke to newsmen on Sunday at St.Patrick Cathedral Awka while reacting to President Mohammadu Buhari’s two-day ...

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FG Names Secondus, Dokpesi, Other Treasury Looters In PDP

The Federal Government on Friday listed names of some members of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) who it alleged looted the national treasury when the party was in power. At a media briefing in Lagos, the Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed said the PDP National Chairman, Uche Seconduns took N200 million from the office of then National Security Adviser ...

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Buhari Administration Has Invested In Nigeria’s Human Capital Through Its Social Investment Programmes, Says Osinbajo

…says 7 million pupils being fed a meal daily in 22 states, 300,000 Nigerians benefit from CCT  Despite the fall in the price of crude oil, the mainstay of Nigeria’s economy, and reduced national revenue as a result, at the time it was elected in 2015, the Buhari administration has been able to put in place the largest pro-poor programme in ...

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FRSC Partners Army, NSCDC, Police, Others On Safety, Security 

Raymond Ozoji, Awka The Federal Road Safety Commission (FRSC) says it would collaborate with the Nigerian Army, Nigerian Security and Civil Defence Corps, the Police and other security agencies to ensure safety and security during the Easter celebrations. Sector commander of the commission in Anambra state Mr.Sunday Michael Ajayi disclosed this to journalists at the commmission’s headquarters in Awka, the ...

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